Gordon Highlanders Museum

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by Conrad

Location: Viewfield Road, Aberdeen

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Aberdeen

You might visit the Gordon Highlanders Museum expecting to find a dusty old collection of regimental flags and medals. In fact, you'll discover one of the top-rated attractions in Aberdeen and the only one with a five-star rating from Visit Scotland. The modern interactive displays trace the story of this renowned regiment from the Napoleonic War to the Cold War with film footage, life-size models and touch-screens. Look out for displays of all the strange weapons used against the Highlanders during their 200-year history. You'll find the inspiring collection of the Gordon Highlanders Museum is housed in the beautiful former residence of Victorian artist Sir George Reid.

You might visit the Gordon Highlanders Museum expecting to find a dusty old collection of regimental flags and medals. In fact, you'll discover one of the top-rated attractions in Aberdeen and the only one with a five-star rating from Visit Scotland. The modern interactive displays trace the story of this renowned regiment from the Napoleonic War to the Cold War with film footage, life-size models and touch-screens. Look out for displays of all the strange weapons used against the Highlanders during their 200-year history. You'll find the inspiring collection of the Gordon Highlanders Museum is housed in the beautiful former residence of Victorian artist Sir George Reid.

For full details visit:http://www.gordonhighlanders.com/

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